Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Golden Autumn Leaves

Gold has been trendy for a while now and I've resisted using it because it's just not me. The only thing gold I own is my wedding ring. But as I was organizing my craft room, I stumbled upon some old gold embossing powder that was just begging to be used. So, here's the result, which was inspired by so many lovely challenges going on right now. I used my Penny Black Foliage Fancy set. I inked the solid images with distressed ink spritzed then with a little water before stamping.
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I then heat embossed the detailed images with gold. The sentiment is from Penny Black as well. I finish the card with a simple flag sentiment, button and a burlap string. Adhesives are by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L.
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Challenges: Virginia's View, Shabby Tea Room, The Paper Players, Runway Inspired, Pals Paper Arts.
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13 comments:

  1. Absolutely amazing!! I love the mix of stamping and gold embossing, Nina! So glad that you join the fun over Virginia’s View “All About Metallic” Challenge!

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  2. Beautiful card and embossing! Thanks for joining the Pals color challenge this week!

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  3. This is beautiful! I love the two toned solid stamping and the gold embossed outlines!

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  4. Beautiful fall card..love, love the addition of the gold!! Thank you for joining us at "The Shabby Tea Room" for our "Thankful" challenge!!
    Diane TSTR DT

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  5. OH I LOVE this! LOVE how you did those leaves! Beautifully creative! :)

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  6. This is so, so pretty, Nina! I love all the gold embossing - wow! Thanks for sharing your lovely work with us in the Tea Room this week :)

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  7. Amazing card! The gold embossing looks stunning!

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  8. Thankyou so much for sharing your Stunning card with us in The Shabby Tea room..it is so pretty, love all the gold embossing.

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  9. Beautiful! I love how the leaf outlines are layered over the solid leaves! Thanks so much for joining us on the Runway!

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